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The Magic Sierpinski Triangle: (Serendip: Complex Systems)

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Author:Bryn Mawr College
Description: Order dependent on randomness: the Chaos Game. Construct Sierpinski's Triangle using Java interactively on the Web and focusing on one particularly interesting question: what is the right way of choosing the vertices? In the construction, the elegant order of Sierpinski's Triangle is fundamentally dependent on randomness.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Games, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Chaos, Fractals

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